Accession Number : ADA137791

Title :   Retraction and Lowering of the Mirage Undercarriage.

Descriptive Note : Structures technical memo.,

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH LABS MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Sarrailhe,S R ; Quinn,B

PDF Url : ADA137791

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The retraction and lowering process on the aircraft and operation of the jacks were investigated in the laboratory following a failure to lock down. Hydraulic system pressure were measured but no faults were found. It was considered that mechanical malfunction of the internal lock was the probable cause of failure.

Descriptors :   *Landing gear, *Locking(Mechanics), Jacks(Lifts), Hydraulic cylinders, Locking fastener devices, Malfunctions, Retractable, Jet fighters, Australia

Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft
      Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE